6 Habits Of Unsuccessful IT Pros
Cartoon: If FCC Allows In-Flight Cellphones
Apple Watch? No, Thank You
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Ellison & 7 Other Tech Lions Still Roaring
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Larry Ellison's non-retirement reminds us of a few other tech industry elder statesmen still in the thick of running their companies.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/22/2014
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Radar Gun Targets Texting & Driving
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Commsonics' new "texting gun" aims to stop one of the most dangerous practices on the road.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/22/2014
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Wearables In The Workplace: 3 Realities
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Wearables innovation will happen first in the enterprise, but CIOs should brace themselves for security and integration challenges.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/22/2014
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CloudBees Drops PaaS, Shifts To Continuous Integration
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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CloudBees changes focus to Jenkins continuous integration server, Cloud Foundry partnership.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/22/2014
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6 Habits Of Unsuccessful IT Pros
Kevin Casey,
News
Watch out for these career sinkholes -- and learn how to recover if you've fallen into one.
By Kevin Casey , 9/22/2014
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Black Friday: How To Avoid Ecommerce Disaster
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Can your retail site handle the traffic deluge on the busiest shopping day of the year? Avoid these six performance-testing mistakes, says BlazeMeter.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/22/2014
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Cartoon: If FCC Allows In-Flight Cellphones
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
News
Our cartoonist discovers FCC's secret plan for cellphone conversations on airplanes.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 9/22/2014
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Is Your Healthcare IT Governance Keeping Up?
Dick Taylor, MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys
Commentary
Some healthcare organizations struggle with ineffective steering committees, budgets that slash critical IT support, and disengaged users. Is yours one of them?
By Dick Taylor MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys, 9/22/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: Government
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Federal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.
By InformationWeek Staff , 9/22/2014
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5 Early Cloud Adopters In Federal Government
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
Despite slow adoption government-wide, these agencies have paved the way for others implementing cloud computing.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 9/22/2014
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Mobile Dependence Is Crippling Disaster Response
Marty Lamb, Vice President of Engineering, Rajant
Commentary
Public safety reliance on public cellular and wireless networks, without significant network infrastructure improvements, means that when disaster strikes, communications fails for everyone.
By Marty Lamb Vice President of Engineering, Rajant, 9/22/2014
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Storage Free-For-All
Jim O'Reilly, Consultant
Commentary
New technologies and suppliers are threatening the status quo in storage. Who will be your storage vendor in 2016?
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 9/22/2014
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Choosing A UC Vendor: 5 Tips
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Choosing the right UC system can be confusing and expensive. KelCor analyst and Interop speaker Brent Kelly offers five tips to help you save money and stay in control.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/20/2014
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Microsoft Office, Windows Details Leak
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Codenamed "Office 16," the next version will reportedly include the "Tell Me" tool to save users time digging through menus.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/20/2014
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Apple Watch? No, Thank You
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Commentary
Apple has some convincing to do around its much-hyped Apple Watch: 67% of people are not eager to buy, according to our latest flash poll.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 9/20/2014
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Google Plans To Encrypt Android Data By Default
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
After Apple CEO Tim Cook talks up iOS8 data security, Google says the next version of Android will shield data on devices more effectively.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/20/2014
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Home Depot Breach Surpasses Target In Scope
Brian Prince, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
New details have emerged about the breach affecting Home Depot, which exposed 56 million payment cards in stores in the US and Canada and utilized custom malware.
By Brian Prince Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/19/2014
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Facebook Tweaks News Feed Again
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
A new Facebook formula will prioritize recent posts more than relevancy. Here's a primer on what to expect.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/19/2014
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Apple Fans Line Up For iPhone 6
Eric Zeman,
News
Friday's launch of Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus draws customary crowds of early adopters -- who face activation issues.
By Eric Zeman , 9/19/2014
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Backlash Coming On Car-to-Car Talk?
Junko Yoshida,
News
Vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology is gaining momentum, and it could become a mandate. But industry and government must address privacy and other concerns.
By Junko Yoshida , 9/19/2014
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